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This year, our plum tree hardly bloomed. Each year signals the change of seasons — a sweet, pink herald. But this year it budded, the first blooms unfurled, and then it was over in a haze of fresh scarlet leaves.

October, normally a fun flurry of photoshoots to celebrate the…

Caroline Cherryburn

I’m a nerd from NSW, Australia. I write, read, game, cosplay, wear weird and wonderful clothes, and write about whatever I feel like.

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